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The Photographic History of the Civil War: 10 Complete Volumes in 5 (Boxed Set), Published by Blue & Grey Press
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Author Name    Published by Blue & Grey Press

Title   The Photographic History of the Civil War: 10 Complete Volumes in 5 (Boxed Set)

Binding   Hardcovers

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   VG Plus Djs

Size   Large 8vos

Publisher   Secaucus Published by Blue & Grey Press 1987 (1987) 1987

ISBN Number    1555211747 / 9781555211745

Seller ID   045002

Fine with no wear or markings in lightly used dust jackets and also in the publisher large slipcase which shows obvious wear but it about good condition. This is the complete set of large 5 volumes - each with a different ISBN number.

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Volume 1.
"The Photographic History of the Civil War "was first published in 1911 to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the great conflict. Extremely popular then, it has become a rare book. Here, in five double volumes, is the complete and unabridged original edition, text and photographs carefully reproduced in the original format and full size.
The thousands of photographs contained within are remarkable in their immediacy, spontaneity, and authenticity. They demonstrate the power of the camera as well as the importance of the photographer. This series is a unique record of one of the greatest conflicts in the history of mankind. Also included in this series are maps to mark the battles, and line-art decorations that give a feel of the era in which they were composed.
These pictures can be viewed as art, as history and as journalism. Covering every aspect of the war - from the front to weapons, from tactics to the wounded, from everyday life to grief, from victory to defeat - these volumes are a testament to a mighty conflict and to the great nation which emerged from it.
The first volume of The Photographic History of the Civil War is a record of the the opening battles of the war. It spans two years and is 732 pages in the hardcover edition.

Price = 75.00 USD



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